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Emergency Pregnancy Services

This agency offers help to pregnant women. All services are free to clients. Counselors provide a caring atmosphere where women can be educated about their choices. They can get adoption information or post abortion counseling. They can also get baby supplies. Please see the website for all services.

They provide the following:

  • Adoption assistance
  • Infant, children and maternity clothing
  • Material assistance including diapers, formula and infant items
  • Medical and community referrals
  • Options counseling
  • Pregnancy testing

Florida Department of Education - McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

The McKay Scholarships for Students with Disabilities gives students with special needs the chance to attend a private school. The program is for students in grades K-12. Please see the website for more information.

Please go to this website: http://www.fldoe.org/schools/school-choice/k-12-scholarship-programs/mckay/

Florida KidCare

The state of Florida offers health insurance for children from birth through age 18, even if one or both parents are working. It includes four different parts.

Some of the services Florida KidCare covers are:

  • Check-ups and shots
  • Dental
  • Doctor visits
  • Emergencies
  • Hospital
  • Mental health
  • Prescriptions
  • Surgery
  • Vision and hearing

Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Inc.

JALA has a team of 30 lawyers that provides civil legal aid to those in need. JALA covers many areas of the law. It does not discriminate in respect to race, sex, national origin, religion, disability, or age. Please see the website for all services.

Legal Areas Served Include:

  • Consumer law
  • Community counsel
  • Child & youth advocacy
  • Deaf/Hard of Hearing services
  • Elder law
  • Employment/Unemployment
  • Fair housing unit
  • Family law
  • Health & public benefits
  • Mental Health Advocacy Project
  • Mortgage Rescue Project
  • Prisoner Re-Entry Project
  • Refugee immigration
  • Ryan White-HIV/AIDS Unit

Additional Locations:
Boulevard Comprehensive Care Center
515 West 6th Street
Jacksonville, FL
32206
904.253.1040

Clay County
825 N. Orange Avenue, Room 308
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043

Northeast Florida Community Action Agency

We help low-income persons and their families. We offer many programs that will help you become financially stable. Please call or visit our website for more info.

Services include:

  • Community Action
  • Emergency Assistance
  • Family Self-Sufficiency Program
  • Home Weatherization
  • Housing
  • Self-Sufficiency
  • Utility Assistance
  • Youth

All Locations:
Baker County
84 West Lowder Street
Suite B
Macclenny, Florida
32063
904.259.4481

Clay County
321 Walnut Street
Green Cove Springs, Florida
32043
904.529.2200

Clay County
1543 Kingsley Ave.
Suite 10
Orange Park, Florida
32073
904.592.4838

Nassau
1303 Jasmine Street
Suite 100
Fernandina Beach, Florida
32034
904.261.0801

Putnam
1201 Madison Avenue
Suite 102
Palatka, Florida
32177
386.385.3954

River Region Human Services, Inc.

River Region Human Services, Inc. provides a range of health services. Call for more information.

Services include:

  • Adolescent In-Home Substance Abuse Program
  • Adult Psychosocial Rehabilitation
  • Co-Occurring (Substance Abuse and Mental Health) Treatment
  • HIV/AIDS Outreach Services
  • Matrix House Program
  • Mental health Drop-In Centers
  • Mental Health Outpatient Treatment
  • Outpatient Intervention
  • Residential Treatment
  • Substance Abuse
  • Substance Abuse Outpatient Treatment
  • Youth and Families @ L.A.S.T. (Learning, Applying, Strengthening, and Thriving)

Sulzbacher Center

This agency is Northeast Florida’s largest provider of emergency shelter for homeless men, women and children. The shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. They serve nutritious meals and offer safe shelter. They provide outstanding health care and high-quality children’s programs. They offer job placement help and life skills programs. Please see the website for all services.

Services Include:

  • Beaches Community Healthcare
  • Case Management
  • Children's Program
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Food Services
  • GED and Other Educational Services
  • Health Services
  • Job Services
  • Street Outreach (HOPE)

Trinity Rescue Mission

Trinity Rescue Mission provides many services to those in need. There is an overnight shelter for homeless men. They can get meals, showers and fresh clothing. There are also programs for those with substance abuse issues. The Women and Children's Center provides safe shelter while women rebuild their lives. There are services for those with drug or alcohol issues. TRM is also launching an organic farming program in St. Johns County. Please see the website for more information.

Services include:

  • Area Service Providers
  • Case Management
  • Freedom Farm
  • Lifeline
  • Organic Farming Program
  • Overnight Shelter and Meals
  • Transitional Housing
  • Women and Children’s Center